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macOS* Support

You can run
Intel® VTune™
Profiler
on a macOS* host system to launch a collection on a remote Linux* system or Android* system. You can also view the data collection result on the macOS host. However,
Intel® VTune™
Profiler
does not support data collection on a local macOS machine.

Prerequisites

See the
Intel VTune
Profiler
Installation Guide - macOS
for detailed information about installing and configuring
VTune
Profiler
for use on a macOS host.
  1. Install
    VTune
    Profiler
    on your macOS host.
  2. Set up a SSH connection to your remote target. You may need to install the appropriate drivers on the target system:

Get Started

  1. Launch the
    VTune
    Profiler
    GUI from the Launchpad or launch the command line collector by executing the
    amplxe-vars
    script and running the
    vtune
    command. By default,
    VTune
    Profiler
    is installed under the
    /Applications
    directory. For more information, see Standalone
    VTune
    Profiler
    Interface
    .
  2. Click the
    Configure Analysis
    icon to set up your remote collection. This opens the Performance Snapshot analysis type by default.
    Action
    Purpose
    1
    In the
    WHERE
    pane, select a remote Linux or Android target.
    2
    In the
    WHAT
    pane, provide the path to your application on the target Linux system.
    3
    Click the
    Start
    button to run a Performance Snapshot on the application. The analysis result is collected remotely and copied to the host when collection completes. An analysis-specific viewpoint opens to display the results.
  3. View and analyze the results on the host system.

Product and Performance Information

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Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.